The Manchester City fans who are gathered around the jukebox in The Transfer Tavern this evening are discussing news that the club are nowhere near finished in the transfer market this summer.
According to reports in The Manchester Evening News, Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola is eager to sign at least six more players before the season begins in August.
The Premier League side completed their first signing yesterday when Ilkay Gudongan joined the club from Borussia Dortmund but it has been made clear that their will be more signings at the Etihad this summer.
Guardiola has a host of players on his list of targets with Aymeric Laporte reportedly close to signing next week he wants John Stones of Everton to partner the young Frenchman at the heart of the defence next season.
The midfield positions are also understood to be of concern to the Spaniard, who is said to be looking at the possibility of landing Paul Pogba, Toni Kroos and Leroy Sane this summer.
Wilfried Bony is expected to leave the club this summer the Manchester City manager is on the hunt for a new striker to add to the ranks to provide competition to Sergio Aguero and Kelechi Iheanacho next season.
Our landlord in The Tavern is not surprised that Manchester City are splashing the cash this summer following the disappointment of finishing fourth in the Premier League last season they are eager to bring both the Premier League and Champions League titles to the Etihad Stadium next season.
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